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One Thing You Probably Say to People Who Are Sick That You Really Shouldn’t
We needed to hear this.
Apple's New Platform Is a Game Changer for Depression Treatment
CareKit revolutionizes the way we track symptoms and treatment—and how we share that with...
Is It Normal to Shed This Much?
Losing hair can be traumatizing, and (some) shedding is totally normal. But when should you be...
9 Things Your Fingernails Reveal About Your Health
These subtle changes could clue you in to some bigger issues.
What Does Your Thyroid Actually Do?
Feeling off? It might have something to do with this part of the body.
7 Reasons Your Period Goes MIA Sometimes
Missing your monthly visit—but not pregnant? Find out what might be to blame.
9 Surprising Things Your Eyes Can Reveal About Your Health
From diabetes to sun damage, a peek at your peepers can provide a wealth of health info.
Yes, You Can Be Healthy and Obese
Turns out, being obese doesn't necessarily mean you're doomed to have negative health issues.
Why Are My Fingers and Toes Always So Cold?
WTF Is Reiki? (And Is There Any Science Behind It?)
This Japanese practice has its supporters, but what does the research have to say?
Your Foolproof Guide to Treating and Preventing the Flu
Coughing, sneezing everywhere! Protect yourself from this year’s flu infection with these tips.
What You Don't Realize Inflammation Is Doing to Your Body
After an injury it's a good thing; the problems start when it becomes chronic.
Why You Bruise So Easily
Are those black and blue marks a serious health concern or is simple klutziness to blame?
11 Sneaky Causes of Urinary Tract Infections
We had no idea these factors could be putting our health at risk.
What Apple Cider Vinegar Truly Can (and Can't) Do for Your Health
Some reports make it sound like ACV can cure EVERYTHING. So we had to find out the truth.
What Exactly Is Integrative Medicine?
We break down the different health care approaches, from traditional to alternative.
Why Do I Sweat More Than Everyone Else?!
Science can explain why some people are naturally a hot mess.
Could You Have IBS?
Learn the difference between the occasional upset stomach and all-out IBS so you can manage your...
This Thrill-Seeker Turned His Passion Into a Life-Changing Nonprofit
Brad Ludden has created a community where young adults with cancer can thrive.
Listeria: WTF Is It and Should I Be Worried About All These Food Recalls?
We got the lowdown on this pesky bacteria to find out how you can have your ice cream (cantaloupe,...
What Exactly Does "Good" Bacteria Do?
The probiotics hiding in your yogurt and most fermented foods don't only help with digestion.
WTF Do My Blood Test Results Really Mean?
What the heck is bilirubin? Or basophils? This simple guide explains all the most important stats in...
New Google Search Tool Is Almost as Good as a Trip to the Doctor
Google's genius new search tool can tell you the symptoms and treatments for frequently searched...
Think You're Healthy? Here's Why You Still Need to See Your Doctor
Don't wait until you're sick to make an appointment with your doc. Here's why regular visits are...
The One Thing Docs Want You to Know About Ebola
We've turned to five top-level medical experts and asked: What’s the one thing we should keep in...
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